After graduating from high school, I actually wanted to be a Protestant pastor. In the end I became something very similar: I became an actor. I am convinced that the profession of acting derived from the "profession" of the shaman.
At best, we tell the stories that are important to people. We create a place in and a connection with the world that surrounds us. One of the big topics that always accompanies us, is: Why are we drawn to other people?
Does this create an obligation? Or freedom? Security? Various answers have been found throughout history.
In the Catholic Church a social desire for monogamy and „correct“ love found its expression. However, this is not necessarily an emotional, but rather a social, economic expression. In the blurring between the norm and the personal wishes, one has to search and research again and again.
This short film was an affair of the heart for me, which also showed me my own limitations in terms of nudity and how quickly these limitations can be forgotten. Surface and depth, limitation and freedom, we cannot escape this tension and if we are honest, why should we want that?
„Blessed one, the fulness, or all-blessed fulness, thou who shalt be sung of as blessed in all generations.“